Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Lepidoptera > Family: Lycaenidae > Genus: Pseudophilotes > Species: Pseudophilotes bavius

Bavius Blue - Pseudophilotes bavius (Eversmann, 1832)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Mediterranean - Unknown
Steppic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 6 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • cropland
Natura 2000 species code 4043

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ROSCI0093 Romania Insulele Stepice Şura Mică - Slimnic Map
ROSCI0211 Romania Podişul Secaşelor Map
ROSCI0040 Romania Coasta Lunii Map
ROSCI0238 Romania Suatu -Cojocna - Crairât Map
ROSCI0172 Romania Pădurea şi Valea Canaraua Fetii - Iortmac Map
ROSCI0295 Romania Dealurile Clujului de Est Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Bavius Blue English Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Salieblauwtje Dutch Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Synonym Author
Lycaena hungaricus Dioszeghy, 1913

Other resources

Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

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